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ASU Football Names 2015-2016 Captains

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By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.— ASU football is about to begin a new season and to kick start the 2015-2016 campaign, head coach Todd Graham announced senior wide receiver DJ Foster, graduate quarterback Mike Bercovici and senior safety Jordan Simone will be the team captains. The trio were voted to team captain honors by their teammates at the conclusion of Spring ... Read More »

John Carlson announces retirement

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Steve Keim and Bruce Arians are in the market for another tight end, after the Cardinals placed John Carlson on the reserve/retired list. Carlson signed a two-year, $4.65 million deal with Arizona on March 7, 2014. He played in all 16 games [12 starts] for the Cardinals last year and caught 33 passes for ... Read More »

ASU Men’s Golf Earn Top Seed

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By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.— The Arizona State men’s golf team earned the top seed in the western regional in California. The Sun Devils will travel to Rancho Sante Fe, Cali., May 14-16, 2015 for the NCAA regional golf tournament. The Devils will be one of 13 teams in the San Diego area competing for the opportunity to advance to the finals. ... Read More »

Cactus Bowl returning to Chase Field

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BY: ED COLE PHOENIX, Ariz. – Sun Devil Stadium is getting a makeover, so the Cactus Bowl had to find a new home for a few years. It found a familiar place in the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks – Chase Field. Originally played at Arizona Stadium in Tucson. Ariz., in December 1989, the Cactus Bowl moved to Chase Field ... Read More »

NFL analysts weigh in on Cardinals 2015 draft picks

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Now that the dust has settled after three days of madness at the 2015 NFL Draft, NFL experts took time to weight in on the Arizona Cardinals’ seven selections – D.J. Humphries, Markus Golden, David Johnson, Rodney Gunter, Shaq Riddick, J.J. Nelson and Gerald Christian. Pete Prisco: CBSSports.com – “2015 NFL Draft Grades: Jags, ... Read More »

Patrick Peterson among four semifinalists for Madden NFL 16 cover

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson is used to making “Madden” type plays when he’s covering wide receivers. Could he be the next face of the biggest sports video game in the world? Peterson is one of four semifinalists for the Madden NFL 16 cover. He joins Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and Giants ... Read More »

Cardinals committed to drawing in talent from smaller schools

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – “I think one thing you can say about this organization is we’ve never shied away from small-school players.” General manager Steve Keim was absolutely correct when he said that at the Cardinals pre-draft press conference early last week. Prior to Arizona taking running back David Johnson [Northern Iowa] and Rodney Gunter [Delaware State] over ... Read More »

Cardinals reveal jersey number for 2015 draftees

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BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals added seven new players during the 2015 NFL Draft – D.J. Humphries, Markus Golden, David Johnson, Rodney Gunter, Shaq Riddick, J.J. Nelson and Gerald Christian. One of the next pieces of business with these seven young men was to assign them jersey numbers, which the team was able to do. Darren ... Read More »